PRETTY ANTIQUE GEORGIAN PINCHBECK SEPIA MINIATURE & VERRE EGLOMISE LOCKET c1790
An antique pinchbeck-type gilt yellow metal double-sided glass locket, with verre églomisé decoration to both sides, and holding a hand painted sepia miniature of a lady holding a dove.
A lovely example...so collectible & very wearable!
CONDITION: All original and generally good. Some signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Some loss to paint work - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1780/1800. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 47 mm diameter (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 20.4 grams.